Accession Number:

AD0283697

Title:

STEADY-STATE TESTS OF SUPERCAVITATING PROPELLERS FOR THE PREDICTION OF CRASHBACK AND CRASHAHEAD PERFORMANCE

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Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

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Report Date:

1962-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

Steady-state tests were run on six supercavitating propellers to determine their crashback characteristics. Three of these propellers were also tested for their crashahead characteristics. The tests were performed in open water in the TMB deep-water basin over a range of speed coefficients. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE